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  • 61Achieving — Achieve A*chieve , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Achieved}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Achieving}.] [OE. acheven, OF. achever, achiever, F. achever, to finish; [ a] (L. ad) + OF. chief, F. chef, end, head, fr. L. caput head. See {Chief}.] 1. To carry on to a final… …

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  • 62Bracing — Bra cing, a. Imparting strength or tone; strengthening; invigorating; as, a bracing north wind. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 63Cordial — Cor dial, n. 1. Anything that comforts, gladdens, and exhilarates. [1913 Webster] Charms to my sight, and cordials to my mind. Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. (Med) Any invigorating and stimulating preparation; as, a peppermint cordial. [1913 Webster]… …

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  • 64Cordial — Cor dial (k[^o]r jal, formally k[^o]rd yal; 106, 277), a. [LL. cordialis, fr. L. cor heart: cf. F. cordial. See {Heart}.] 1. Proceeding from the heart. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] A rib with cordial spirits warm. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Hearty;… …

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  • 65debilitating — adj. causing weakness. Opposite of {invigorating}. [WordNet 1.5] …

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  • 66debilitative — adj. causing weakness. [Narrower terms: {debilitating (vs. invigorating)}] Syn: enervating, enfeebling, weakening. [WordNet 1.5] …

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  • 67Invigorate — In*vig or*ate ([i^]n*v[i^]g [ e]r*[=a]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Invigorated} ([i^]n*v[i^]g [ e]r*[=a] t[e^]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Invigorating}.] [Pref. in in + vigor.] To give vigor to; to strengthen; to animate; to give life and energy to. [1913… …

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  • 68Invigorated — Invigorate In*vig or*ate ([i^]n*v[i^]g [ e]r*[=a]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Invigorated} ([i^]n*v[i^]g [ e]r*[=a] t[e^]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Invigorating}.] [Pref. in in + vigor.] To give vigor to; to strengthen; to animate; to give life and energy… …

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  • 69Invigoration — In*vig or*a tion, n. The act of invigorating, or the state of being invigorated. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 70life-giving — life giv ing (l[imac]f g[i^]v [i^]ng), a. Giving life or spirit; having power to give life; inspiriting; invigorating; as, life giving love and praise. Syn: vital, vitalizing. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5] returning the life giving humus to the… …

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  • 71nippy — ippy adj. Pleasantly cold and invigorating; of weather conditions. Syn: crisp, frosty, nipping, snappy. [WordNet 1.5] …

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  • 72bland — adjective Etymology: Latin blandus Date: 1565 1. a. smooth and soothing in manner or quality < a bland smile > b. exhibiting no personal concern or embarrassment ; unperturbed …

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  • 73corroborant — adjective Date: 1626 archaic having an invigorating effect used of a medicine …

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  • 74life-giving — adjective Date: 1596 giving or having power to give life and spirit ; invigorating …

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  • 75vital — adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Latin vitalis of life, from vita life; akin to Latin vivere to live more at quick Date: 14th century 1. a. existing as a manifestation of life b. concerned with or necessary to the maintenance of life <&#8230; …

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  • 76brisk — I. adjective Etymology: probably modification of Middle French brusque Date: 1560 1. keenly alert ; lively 2. a. pleasingly tangy < brisk tea > b. fresh, invigorating < brisk weath …

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  • 77crisp — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Old English, from Latin crispus; akin to Welsh crych curly Date: before 12th century 1. curly, wavy; also having close stiff or wiry curls or waves 2. a. easily crumbled ; brittle < a …

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  • 78I Ching — For other uses, see I Ching (disambiguation). I Ching Classic of Changes &#160; The …

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  • 79Foreign relations of Jamaica — Jamaica has diplomatic relations with most nations and is a member of the United Nations and the Organization of American States. In the follow on meetings to the December 1994 Summit of the Americas, Jamaica together with Uruguay was given the&#8230; …

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  • 80Geography of Luxembourg — Towns and rivers in Luxembourg Luxembourg is a small country located in the Low Countries, part of North West Europe It borders Belgium (148 kilometres) to the west and north, France (73&#160;km) to the south, and Germany (138&#160;km) to the&#8230; …

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